Film Events

Body and Soul

Wednesday, April 25, 2018 - 7:00pm

BODY AND SOUL movie poster

Like much of screenwriter Polonsky’s work, such as Force of Evil (1948), Body and Soul is less about its ostensible subject than about the moral corruption of American life due to the violent logic of untamed capitalism.  Read more

My Life as McDull

Friday, March 9, 2018 - 7:30pm

Screen capture from MY LIFE AS McDULL

My Life as McDull is a 2001 Hong Kong animated feature film. The film surrounds the life of McDull, a hugely popular cartoon pig character created by Alice Mak and Brian Tse which has appeared on comics ever since the 1990s Read more

To Be or Not To Be

Wednesday, March 14, 2018 - 7:00pm

To Be or Not To Be poster

As nervy as it is hilarious, this screwball masterpiece from Ernst Lubitsch stars Jack Benny and, in her final screen appearance, Carole Lombard as husband-and-wife thespians in Nazi-occupied Warsaw who become caught up in a dangerous spy plot.  Read more

NEDAW 2018 - World NEDAW

Monday, February 26, 2018 - 12:00pm to Wednesday, February 28, 2018 - 6:00pm

NEDAW 2018 Program Calendar

We invite you join us at NEDAW 2018 presented by the JADE Peer Education Program. Read more

Devil’s Freedom: the Consequences of the War on Drugs in Mexico

Friday, March 9, 2018 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm

Devil's Freedom

Film screening and discussion -- Everardo González’s latest film, "Devil's Freedom" (La libertad del diablo, 2017) has been awarded the Amnesty International Film Prize at the Berlin Festival. The film presents the consequences of the Mexican drug war using the testimonies of victims, perpetrators of violence, policemen, and soldiers. Read more

Afterimage (Powidoki)

Thursday, May 17, 2018 - 7:00pm

Afterimage poster

The story of charismatic painter Wladyslaw Strzeminski, who opposed social realism and maintained his own artistic freedom in spite of political obstacles. Read more

Sweet Rush (Tatarak)

Thursday, May 10, 2018 - 7:00pm

Sweet Rush poster

In small-town Poland in the late 1950s, an aging woman married to a workaholic doctor meets a young man who makes her feel young again.  Read more


Thursday, April 26, 2018 - 7:00pm

Danton dvd cover

This French film from a Polish director explores a famous friendship soured by politics and corruption. Read more